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An introduction to dementia, brighterkind care homes
1 September 2021
It’s normal for us to forget things from time to time, but individuals living with dementia often become increasingly more and more forgetful and...read more
An introduction to Alzheimer's disease, brighterkind homes
10 August 2021
Often people interchange the terms dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, thinking they’re the same. However, Alzheimer’s disease is a type of dementia...read more
Dementia with Lewy bodies, brighterkind
10 July 2021
Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is caused by deposits of protein appearing in nerve cells in the brain. Researchers do not have a full understanding...read more
Vascular Dementia, brighterkind care homes
7 July 2021
Vascular Dementia is the second most common type of dementia, caused by a lack of blood flow to the brain, which leads to a cognitive decline that...read more
Frontotemporal dementia, brighterkind care homes
20 June 2021
Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is a rarer type of dementia that affects the front and side lobes (frontal and temporal) in the brain. Unlike other...read more
Ashbourne Court Care Home, Andover, friendships
30 September 2020
"we are going to be really good friends!” Ashbourne Court Care Home are thrilled to see all the lovely friendships one of their residents has made...read more

Dementia care

Does someone you love have dementia? Read our blog posts below to learn about the condition and find out how we provide dementia care for our residents.